"WORTH, a township in the parish of PRESTBURY, hundred of MACCLESFIELD, county palatine of CHESTER, 6 miles (S. S. E.) from Stockport, containing 406 inhabitants, who are chiefly employed in the neighbouring collieries." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
See Poynton with Worth.
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Worth to another place.
- 1880 December 21 — Abolished and incorporated into Poynton
You can see the administrative areas in which Worth has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ936838 (Lat/Lon: 53.350627, -2.098345), Worth which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- OldMaps (Old Ordnance Survey maps.)
- Old Maps Online (Other old maps.)
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)